The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 29 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 3.46% 3.30% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 4.62% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.57 £13.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+12.07% -27.77%
Service Delivery
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
186 130 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 80.52% 71.43% 81.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 62 97
Average daily rate £400 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 8
Average hourly rate £16.72 £175.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.44% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £87.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £175.00 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bradford region.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bradford region.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Delivery.

1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) Service Management
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Replication
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) TOGAF

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Delivery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) DBA
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server DBA
1 5 (35.71%) SQL DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Senior DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Senior SQL DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SOA Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
1 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) HP